Baby New Year


Baby New Year in Natchitoches Parish is Marley Jane Blanchard. She arrived Jan. 4, 2020, at 12:03 p.m. and tipped the scales at 7 pounds, 12 ounces. She was 19.75 inches long. Her parents are Derril Glen and Miranda Jolea Blanchard of Fairview Alpha.She was delivered by Dr. Martin Aviles and was welcomed home by her big brothers Declan Christopher Blanchard, right, and Axel Glen Blanchard, seated with Dad.

Marley’s grandparents are Prentiss and Wendi Blanchard of Fairview Alpha and Joe Rousseau of Campti.

Dr. Martin Aviles, right, delivered the Natchitoches Parish New Year’s Baby, Marley Jane Blanchard, to mom Miranda Jolea Blanchard Jan. 4, 2020.